Double Down posts from November 2014

Nov 9, 2014 | Posted by Rachel Hopkin

As regular readers of this blog will already know, Nevada's Hidden Stories is a partnership we have in place with Reno Public Radio - an occasional series, produced by Rachel Hopkin, that sheds light on the unique people, places, and communities which make this state the place we call home. 

The most recent report was put together in honor of Veterans' Day and is about an unusual art project based in Reno called Combat Paper Nevada.  Combat Paper Nevada is part of a range of artistic activities organised by the David...

Nov 7, 2014 | Posted by Christina Barr

Make a Gift to Nevada Humanities

When we speak to people who support the work of Nevada Humanities they almost always talk about how our programs make them feel more deeply engaged in their communities, or how our programs have driven home ideas and perspectives about what it means to be a Nevadan.

Writer and educator Christopher Coake believes that "the humanities aren't an abstract concept. By interacting with art, literature, music, and history, people can become better thinkers, better neighbors, better citizens. By bringing the best of the humanities to our state, by making our good life here even better, the folks at Nevada Humanities...